Gentoo Archives: gentoo-sparc

From: Paul Heinlein <heinlein@××××××.com>
To: Yuriy Romanenko <groman@××××××××××.com>
Cc: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] Can you give a advice (fwd)
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2004 19:38:36
Message-Id: Pine.LNX.4.61.0409201237170.1023@glenfiddich.cse.ogi.edu
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-sparc] Can you give a advice (fwd) by Yuriy Romanenko
On Mon, 20 Sep 2004, Yuriy Romanenko wrote:

> I believe what he is asking is whether the PC version of the Realtek > 8139 chipset-based PCI 10/100 adapter will work in his Ultra with > Gentoo. Unfortunately, I don't know the answer to that question. I > don't see why not, though.
A custom-built kernel will work -- at least it did for me using a PCI EtherExpress Pro 100 -- but he may be out of luck if he needs networking during installation. --Paul Heinlein <heinlein@××××××.com> -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list